Woman Against Woman (1938)
A film directed by Robert B. Sinclair

Genre: Drama / Romance

Film Review

Woman Against Woman is an American romantic film drama first released on 18th June 1938, directed by Robert B. Sinclair. Cinematography was by Ray June and the film was scored by William Axt. It is based on a story by Margaret Culkin Banning and stars Herbert Marshall, Virginia Bruce, Mary Astor, Janet Beecher and Marjorie Rambeau.   It is a Loew's production, produced by Edward Chodorov and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.   It is a black and white film and runs to 1 hour and 1 minute.  

Our overall rating for Woman Against Woman is: good - passable entertainment.

Other notable films that have been directed by Robert B. Sinclair include: Dramatic School (1938), Down in San Diego (1941), The Wild Man of Borneo (1941) and Mr. and Mrs. North (1942). The actor Herbert Marshall has also appeared in: The House That Shadows Built (1931), Mad About Music (1938), The Moon and Sixpence (1942) and The Secret Garden (1949).

Other drama/romance films of the 1930s from USA that you may be interested in are: Clarence Brown's Anna Karenina (1935), Frank Capra's The Bitter Tea of General Yen (1933), Henry King's Jesse James (1939), John Cromwell's Of Human Bondage (1934) and William Wyler's Wuthering Heights (1939).

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Film Credits

  • Director: Robert B. Sinclair
  • Script: Margaret Culkin Banning (story), Edward Chodorov
  • Photo: Ray June
  • Music: William Axt
  • Cast: Herbert Marshall (Stephen Holland), Virginia Bruce (Maris Kent Holland), Mary Astor (Cynthia Holland), Janet Beecher (Mrs. Holland), Marjorie Rambeau (Mrs. Emma Kingsley), Juanita Quigley (Ellen Holland), Zeffie Tilbury (Grandma - Mrs. Kent), Sarah Padden (Dora), Betty Ross Clarke (Alice), Dorothy Christy (Mrs. Morton), Morgan Wallace (Mr. Morton), Joseph Crehan (Senator John Kingsley), Barbara Bedford (Nurse Sherwood), Marie Blake (Miss Van Horn), Ralph Brooks (Court Witness), James Conaty (Guest at Senator Kingsley's Party), Roger Converse (Holland's Secretary), Hal Cooke (Attendant), Eva Dennison (Country Club Guest), Edward Earle (Country Club Guest), Sarah Edwards (Party Guest), Estelle Etterre (Country Club Guest), J.C. Fowler (Chief Justice), Adele Girard (Switchboard Operator), Sherry Hall (Court Attendant)
  • Country: USA
  • Language: English
  • Support: Black and White
  • Runtime: 61 min

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